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Egypt’s public prosecution interrogates ‘Fairmont Case’ 3 fugitives

Fri, 25 Sep 2020 - 05:34 GMT

Egypt’s Cairo Prosecution resumed, Friday, investigating the three Egyptian fugitives who arrived Egypt coming from Lebanese Capital Beirut, Thursday, as they were confronted with the witnesses and the victim’s testimonials.

Interpol notifies Egypt’s Public Prosecution with deportation of 3 fugitives in Fairmont rape Case

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 - 07:27 GMT

Egypt’s Public Prosecution received, Thursday a message from The International Criminal Police Organization, (Interpol), stating that three Egyptian fugitive who are accused of raping a girl in 2014, in the notorious case known as “Fairmont Case,” were arrested and deported to Cairo from Lebanese Capital Beirut.

Lebanese army disposes 1.3 tons of fireworks found at Beirut Port

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 - 10:53 GMT

“Troops from the Engineering Regiment immediately removed them and disposed them at fields belonging to the army,” an army statement said.

Egypt sends 10th relief plane to Lebanon after deadly explosion

Thu, 20 Aug 2020 - 09:19 GMT

Beirut Airport received Wednesday a military plane carrying 38 tons of relief and food aid, including 5 tons coming from Egypt.

After Beirut Blaze, Egypt is getting rid of dangerous substances at ports: minister

Wed, 19 Aug 2020 - 11:00 GMT

There are abandoned substances that can be dangerous like fireworks.

Video: Egyptian Red Crescent contributes medical supplies to Lebanese Red Cross

Sun, 16 Aug 2020 - 05:39 GMT

The Egyptian Red Crescent has supported the Lebanese Red Cross with some of the aid supplies contributed to Lebanon by Egypt in the aftermath of the Beirut port explosions on Aug. 4.

Two more Egyptian aid planes, Egyptian medics sent to Lebanon

Sat, 15 Aug 2020 - 11:24 GMT

The 14-ton assistance carried by each plane was sent in line with directives of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi to support Lebanon.

Chinese Foreign Ministry spox urges int'l community to boost aid to Lebanon

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 - 08:42 GMT

China urged the international community to offer all needed humanitarian aid to Lebanon on the back of the Beirut blast which left behind thousands of people dead and wounded.

Shoukry stresses Egypt’s support to Lebanon as 4th relief airlift lands in Beirut

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 02:09 GMT

“Egypt will not stop sending assistance to the Lebanese people,” Shoukry.

Egypt will do, provide everything it can for Beirut reconstruction: Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 09:49 GMT

“Egypt is supporting Lebanon and will provide it with all what it can to help it overcoming the effects of the Port blast” Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said.

Egypt’s FM Shoukry meets former Lebanese premiers Saad al Hariri, Fouad Siniora, Tammam Salam

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 - 06:03 GMT

Egypt’s FM Shoukry meets former Lebanese premiers Saad al Hariri, Fouad Siniora, Tammam Salam

Shoukry visits Egyptian field hospital in Beirut, says 'accumulations led to suffering in Lebanon'

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 - 11:46 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry visited on Tuesday the Egyptian field hospital in Beirut, where he was given full explanation of the healthcare services it provides it the Lebanese people at this troubled time.

Egyptian FM Sameh Shoukry in Beirut to show solidarity after port explosions

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 - 09:10 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry arrived in Beirut Tuesday to show solidarity after Lebanon’s devastating port explosions.

Lebanon's Aoun accepts cabinet's resignation

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 07:14 GMT

The Lebanese President Michel Aoun accepted Monday the resignation of the cabinet headed by Prime Minister Hasan Diab amid rising public anger over the explosion that took place in Beirut Tuesday leaving more than 200 people dead.

In Pics: Third Egyptian aid plane arrives in Beirut

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 09:38 GMT

The plane, which was received by Egyptian Ambassador to Lebanon Yasser Alawi, was carrying 14 tons of medicines and wheat to cover the country's local needs.

Lebanese call for an uprising after protests rocked Beirut

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 - 11:49 GMT

Some Lebanese called on Sunday for a sustained uprising to topple their leaders amid public fury over this week’s devastating explosion in Beirut.

Ammonium nitrate shipment standing behind Beirut Port explosion ordered by Mozambican firm

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 - 10:38 GMT

The firm pointed out that it ordered the shipment seven years ago from Georgia and that it was never delivered as it was confiscated in Beirut port.

Lebanon's Kataeb Party says its three MPs resigning from parliament

Sat, 08 Aug 2020 - 11:47 GMT

The decision was announced by party chief Samy Gemayel during the funeral of a leading member of the group who died in the catastrophic explosion at the port of Beirut on Tuesday, which destroyed parts of the Lebanese capital.

Bodies of 3 Egyptians who died in Beirut's blast reach hometown for burial

Sat, 08 Aug 2020 - 10:33 GMT

Earlier in the day, the three bodies arrived at Cairo Airport after all relevant procedures have been finalized by the Egyptian Embassy in Beirut.

Egypt forms working group to assess Lebanon's needs after tragic blast

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 - 01:55 GMT

Egypt government announced, Thursday forming a ministerial working group to assess the humanitarian needs of Lebanon at such tough time in the wake of the massive blast that hit the Lebanese capital's port.

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